Ryan Seacrest, Simon Fuller, Team Up for Knock Knock (New Show)

Simon Fuller and dick clark productions are teaming up for a new weekly LIVE show, set to debut in July. Ryan Seacrest will host and is an executive producer.

It sounds pretty cheesy. Sort of like a modern day Queen for a Day. I’m sure there will be sob stories galore, as “deserving” families are given the chance to have their dreams come true.

Read on for the details:



SANTA MONICA, CA May 26, 2015 – From acclaimed live television producers, Simon Fuller’s (AMERICAN IDOL, SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE) XIX Entertainment and dick clark productions (SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE), comes new unscripted series KNOCK KNOCK LIVE, a can’t-miss, life-changing weekly television event packed with unpredictable and thrilling surprises that enlists friends, families, neighbors and celebrities to help grant wishes with one simple knock on the door. Hosted by iconic TV and radio personality Ryan Seacrest, who also will serve as an executive producer, KNOCK KNOCK LIVE premieres Tuesday, July 21 (9:0010:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed) on FOX.

KNOCK KNOCK LIVE features Seacrest in a Los Angeles-based studio, while the KNOCK KNOCK LIVE team travels across the country, to any city at any time, surprising unsuspecting people at their front doors with a chance to win big cash prizes, meet their favorite celebrities and turn their wildest dreams into reality.  What if someone knocked on your door and offered you thousands of dollars for naming nine kids who live on your block? Could you do it? A knock at someone else’s door and it could be their favorite professional basketball player who challenges them to a game of H-O-R-S-E, with a chance to win courtside seats. KNOCK KNOCK! Who’s there? It could be the biggest pop star in the world performing a concert on your front lawn! This series will take an ordinary day and make it unforgettable.

Seacrest holds preeminent positions in broadcast and cable television, as well as on nationally syndicated and local radio. He is celebrated internationally as host of AMERICAN IDOL and, for his work on the series, he has been nominated for an Emmy Award multiple times. Seacrest is also host and executive producer of the annual New Year’s Eve program, “Dick Clark’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest.”

On radio, Seacrest  is host of “On Air with Ryan Seacrest,” his market-topping No. 1 nationally syndicated L.A. morning drive-time show for iHeart Media’s 102.7 KIIS-FM, as well as a nationally syndicated “American Top 40 with Ryan Seacrest” radio show. Seacrest’s Emmy Award-winning production company, Ryan Seacrest Productions (RSP), creates unscripted, scripted and digital programming. RSP produces the hit cable series “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” and spin-offs “Kourtney and Khloe Take the Hamptons” and “Dash Dolls, as well as “Shahs of Sunset,” “I Love Kellie Pickler” and “Becoming Us.”  Additionally, RSP is producing “Shades of Blue,” a network drama starring Jennifer Lopez.

If you would like to nominate a special person or a family deserving of an unforgettable moment, or you yourself want to be a part of KNOCK KNOCK LIVE, visit for an opportunity www.knockknocklive.com to receive the “knock” of a lifetime.

KNOCK KNOCK LIVE is produced by XIX Entertainment and dick clark productions. Simon Fuller, Michael Herwick, Allen Shapiro, Mike Mahan, Mark Bracco, Stijn Bakkers, Nicolle Yaron, and Ryan Seacrest serve as executive producers.  Fuller, Seacrest, dcp and Fox are stakeholders in the format worldwide. Like KNOCK KNOCK LIVE on Facebook at www.facebook.com/KnockKnockFOX.  Follow the series on Twitter @KnockKnockFOX and join the discussion using #knockknock. See photos and videos on Instagram by following @knockknockFOX.  For more information on KNOCK KNOCK LIVE, please visit www.fox.com/knockknocklive. Follow Ryan Seacrest on Twitter @RyanSeacrest.

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